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Oct 05, 2017
At UN, India deplores 'great irony' of troop-contributing countries being kept out of decisions on peacekeepingIndia has demanded that troop-contributing countries should be involved in the decisions by the Security Council on their mandates.
May 10, 2017
Four United Nations peacekeepers killed in Central African Republic, 8 injured and one missingA Christian rebel group in Central African Republic ambushed a UN convoy, sparking a firefight that left four peacekeepers dead, the United Nations said on Tuesday.
May 30, 2016
Five UN peacekeepers killed in a peacekeeping mission in MaliAt least five peacekeepers were killed and one critically injured in an ambush against a convoy of the UN peacekeeping mission in Mali.
Mar 12, 2016
UN adopts first ever resolution to confront sexual abuse by peacekeepers; approved by 14-0 voteThe UN Security Council on Friday adopted a resolution that calls for the repatriation of peacekeeping units whose soldiers face allegations of sexual abuse.
Mar 11, 2016
US resolution on sex abuse by peacekeepers triggers debate in Security CouncilThe UN Security Council convened a meeting on sexual abuse by peacekeepers where a draft resolution pushed by the US has triggered debate
Sep 10, 2014
Fiji makes conflicting updates about fate of its troops captured by Syrian extremistsFiji on Wednesday sent mixed messages on whether its 45 United Nations peacekeepers that are being held captive by Syrian insurgents will be freed soon
Sep 02, 2014
Syrian rebels list demands in exchange for releasing Fijian peacekeepersNusra Front has made three demands for the peacekeepers' release: to be taken off the UN terrorist list; the delivery of humanitarian aid to parts of the Syrian capital of Damascus; and payment for three of its fighters it says were killed in a shootout with UN officers.
May 25, 2013
Five slain Indian peacekeepers to be honoured by UNFive Indians are among over 100 fallen peacekeepers who will be honoured by the UN for their "bravery" during operations last year across the world.